What Happened on December 3, 1952

Historical Events

  • 1st TV broadcast in Hawaii
  • Marcos Perez Jiménez elected president of Venezuela

Famous Birthdays

  • Benny Hinn, American televangelist
  • David Hixon, American Basketball HOF coach (Amherst College 1978-2019; NCAA Div III National C'ship 2007, 13), born in Andover, Massachusetts
  • Don Barnes, American rock guitarist (38 Special - "Teacher, Teacher"), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Duane Roland, American southern-rock guitarist (Molly Hatchet - "Flirtin' With Disaster"), born in Jeffersonville, Indiana (d. 2006)
  • Mel Smith, author, actor, and comedian (Morons From Outer Space), (d. 2013)
Born in 1952

About December 3, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Here In My Heart - Al Martino